DNCC election 2019

DNCC Election: The alternative facts and life imitating art

Oscar Wilde wrote in his 1889 essay “The Decay of Lying” that, “Life imitates Art far more than Art imitates Life.” Little did he know

February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019

EC Mahbub too witnesses low voter turnout

Election Commissioner Mahbub Talukder says he also witnessed low turnout of voters till the morning in the election to the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC).

February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019

EC not responsible for low voter turnout: CEC

Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda shrug off responsibility for the low voter turnout in Dhaka city elections.

February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019

DNCC by-polls: Officials, agents spend lazy time

Many polling centres in Dhaka (north) have been seen without any voters’ turning out when The Daily Star’s correspondents were visiting the centres.

February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019

City polls: Voting ends amid low turnout

Voting in the two Dhaka city elections concludes amid low voter turnout in centres.

February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019

A rare lack of festivity

The Dhaka North City Corporation mayoral by-election takes place today but it lacks enthusiasm and festivity.

February 27, 2019
February 27, 2019

DNCC by-polls: Banks to remain closed in Dhaka

All scheduled banks and non-banking financial institutions in the capital will remain closed tomorrow for Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) by-polls.

February 27, 2019
February 27, 2019

DNCC polls: ‘Passenger bus will be allowed to ply roads’

Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda says that the passenger bus will be allowed to ply the main roads in the electoral area during tomorrow’s by-election to the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC).

February 26, 2019
February 26, 2019

Ban on motorbikes movement in DNCC areas for polls from tonight

The Election Commission (EC) imposed a ban on movement of motorbikes in Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) areas for its by-polls, scheduled to be held on February 28, from tonight.

February 26, 2019
February 26, 2019

DNCC By-Polls: It's mostly Atiqul out campaigning

Only the Awami League candidate conducted electioneering at full throttle during the campaign of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) mayoral by-polls which officially ends tonight, while contenders from other parties were almost absent.

February 25, 2019
February 25, 2019

General holiday for DNCC by-polls Feb 28

The government declares general holiday in the electoral areas for by-elections to Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) on February 28.